Steve Alten is the NY Times & international best-selling author of nineteen thrillers and a rom-com (written under the pen name L.A. Knight). His MEG series has been optioned to producer Belle Avery, with the first major motion picture (starring Jason Statham) debuting in August of 2018 where it was #1 at the box office both foreign & domestic, grossing over $560 million. The sequel, MEG-2: The TRENCH debuts August 4, 2023. Steve has also optioned his novels The LOCH & GOLIATHto Belle, his original screenplay, Mr. Irrelevant was optioned by producer Ken Atchity, and his rom-com, Dog Training the American Male is in development, produced by Iris Brayden.
After being inundated with e-mail from teens who hated reading …until they read MEG, and learning high school teachers were using the novel as part of their curriculum, Steve launched (Fall 1999) Adopt-An-Author, a non-profit free teen reading program that supports teachers with curriculum materials, projects, tests, and preps for state exams. Students and teachers also receive direct access to Steve Alten via email, classroom conference calls and personal visits. Steve’s latest project is SeaMonsterCove.com, a groundbreaking multi-media entertainment experience where members can interact with the most terrifying sea monsters and prehistoric sharks in history.
In the first half, Steve Alten, the author of fifteen novels, including the MEG series and the DOMAIN series about the Mayan 2012 doomsday calendar, discussed the Carcharodon Megalodon - the most fearsome creature to ever live. Researcher Patty Greer has visited more than...More »
Earthfiles investigative reporter, Linda Moulton Howe shared reports on a top secret lab presentation on a piece of metal that allegedly came from the Roswell UFO crash, a loud strange sound combined with UFO activity, and spiritual interactions that seem to help or save people...More »
In the first half of the program, author Steve Alten talked about his latest work, Sharkman, as well as his research into Nessie and the mysterious Lake Vostok of Antarctica. Open Lines followed.More »
UFO researcher Paola Harris was joined by Kim Arnold, the daughter of Kenneth Arnold, the pilot who coined the phrase "flying saucer," after he witnessed a series of strange tailless craft flying in formation near Mt. Rainier on June 24, 1947. First hour guest, author Steve...More »
On Thanksgiving night, George Noory opened the Secret Door to four different surprise guests: Prophecy expert John Hogue shared insights and predictions, Steve Alten discussed end-of-days scenarios. Relationship expert John Gray talked about health and supplements, and in the...More »
Author, researcher, and archaeologist David Hatcher Childress spoke about a variety of mysterious and sometimes ancient places and creatures. There is evidence of ancient visitors to the New World, who may have come here by boat as far back as 1,000 to 2,000 BC, he said. ...More »
Lecturer and author Dr. Nick Begich discussed the latest research on telepathy in the battlefield, where brain waves alone can give commands. First hour guest, author Steve Alten talked about his new novel, MEG: Hell's Aquarium, which deals with a devastating sea creature...More »
During Open Lines George offered a 'surprise' hotline and was himself surprised when New Orleans-based television personality Dr. Morgus instantly 'teleported' into the LA studio while they were chatting on the phone. The two fielded calls together, then later in the show Morgus...More »
Terrorism. Acts of Oppression. The threat of nuclear war. What if one madman aboard a vessel could end these fears forever? "Goliath", the latest thriller penned by New York Times best-selling author Steve Alten, is about a victim of terrorism, Simon Covah, who steals the...More »